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Pro-Palestinian Hackers Disrupt Israeli Stock Exchange
2012-01-16 14:00:36

On Monday Israeli officials reported that online hackers had targeted a number of the nation´s critical industries, launching a small-scale but coordinated cyber attack against the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), Israel´s El Al Airlines and three national banks. Just days before, a hacker allying himself with the plight of the Palestinians accessed and leaked the personal information of thousands of Israeli credit card holders. It has not yet been determined whether the two...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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